Mel's Card Corner | Stamping on DSP

Stamping on Designer Series Paper

Today’s card was inspired by some cards created by Patty and Cindee, fellow Stampin’ Up!® demonstrators. It’s not even really a CASE (copy and selectively edit) of their cards, but I was definitely inspired by the technique they used. The...
Mel's Card Corner | Ink Blended Thinking of You

Watercolor Birthday Reimagined

I decided to create a second version of the watercolor card I created last week. As you may remember, I wasn’t sure if I really liked how my watercoloring turned out on that card, but I loved the overall concept...
Mel's Card Corner | Watercolor Birthday

Watercolor Birthday

I’m definitely no expert when it comes to watercolor techniques. I’m trying though! It’s something I really want to get better at which, of course, requires practicing. I started this card by stamping the flower image from Birthday Blooms by Stampin’...
Mel's Card Corner | Tea Rose Birthday

Heirloom Rose Birthday

Having been born and raised in middle Tennessee, I absolutely adore heirloom roses. You can find them in many Southern gardens and the smell is divine! My Gran grew them in her rose garden and these beautiful delicate flowers soon became a favorite...
Mel's Card Corner | Layered Florals

Layered Florals

My latest card was inspired by a gorgeous dahlia clusters card created by Effie Cho of The Ton Stamps. I don’t own that particular stamp set, so I used the What I Love layered flower set from Stampin’ Up!® (limited...
Mel's Card Corner | Easy Floral Card

Easy Floral Card

Weekends are normally my time for making cards. I look forward to it all week. I hadn’t been feeling too well this weekend, so I missed out on most of my card-making time. Sadly, I even missed out on going...